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SusannaG

SusannaG - Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady

Just another GR refugee.  Other than that, I had a stroke in 2004, and read almost anything I can get my hands on, though I have a particular weakness for history, mystery, and historical fiction.

Currently reading

Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition
Paul Watson
Progress: 6 %
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
Ed Yong
Progress: 40 %
Wizard's First Rule
Terry Goodkind
Progress: 49 %
Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant
Tracy Borman
Progress: 14 %
Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life
Helen Czerski
Progress: 20 %
The Hanover Square Affair
Ashley Gardner
Progress: 10 %
Medieval Tastes: Food, Cooking, and the Table (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History)
Beth Archer Brombert, Massimo Montanari
Progress: 10 %
Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth
Holger Hoock
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari
Progress: 9 %
Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years
John Guy
Progress: 20/512 pages

2015 Pulitzer Winners

All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel - Anthony Doerr Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People - Elizabeth A. Fenn The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe - David I. Kertzer Digest (Stahlecker Selections) - Gregory Pardlo The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History - Elizabeth Kolbert

Fiction: All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr.

Drama: Between Riverside and Crazy, by Stephen Adly Guirgis.

History: Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People, by Elizabeth A. Fenn.

Biography: The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe, by David I. Kertzer.

Poetry: Digest, by Gregory Pardlo.

General Non-Fiction: The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, by Elizabeth Kolbert.